Rob Moffat is a principal at Balderton Capital, which he joined in 2009 from Google. Balderton is one of Europe’s leading venture capital firms, investing $500,000 to $15 million in European tech companies with billion-dollar potential. Past investments include Natural Motion, Yoox, MySQL and Betfair. Balderton’s current portfolio includes Kobalt Music, Wonga, the Hut Group, Citymapper and Lyst.
Moffat is currently a board director or observer with seven portfolio companies: Qubit, Wooga, Housetrip, Carwow, Prodigy Finance, Rentify and Nutmeg. Other investments he has worked with at Balderton include Credit Benchmark and Citymapper. Moffat’s focus at Balderton is Fintech.
As a technology investor, I spend my days scouring Europe in search of the next big thing. London’s FinTech scene has been a profitable hunting ground of late. With the U.K. FinTech industry generating $20 billion in revenue annually, it is not surprising that $5.4 billion has been invested in British FinTech companies since 2010. A daily […]
For most of 2015 I have been banging on about disrupting insurance (or Instech, if you like that kind of jargon). I’d like to use this blog post to talk about why I find it exciting. 1. Insurance is an enormous market Life insurance premiums are $2.3 trillion globally. Non-life insurance premiums are $1.4 trillion […]